The Future Economy Network is coordinating a Festival of Sustainable Business in central Bristol on 17th September where the business community can learn what they can do to achieve carbon neutrality.
Here are some of the activities we would like our volunteers to get involved in (more details to follow if you express an interest):
• Exhibition at We The Curious – offer registration support, help on FEN stand
• FREE Lightening Talk Stage, compered by Radio Presenter Paris Troy – assist Paris
• Sustainable Recruitment Team job shop – assist Richard
• Sustainable Transport Zone – assist Tess on FEN stand and leafleting
• Sustainable Food Zone – FEN leafleting and deliver lunches to other volunteers
• 9 seminars on various sustainability-related themes – assist seminar Leader with set up, registration and pack down. Details of the seminar can be found in the attached or online.
In exchange for a half day of your support, we will offer you:
- A free seminar
- A free lunch from our Sustainable Food zone
- Increased sustainability knowledge through attendance at the exhibition/Millennium Square zone/Seminars
- Access to Networking opportunities
You will need to be available for the Festival 09:00 – 17:00 (minus lunch break) on Tues 17th September and ideally for a one hour briefing 12:30-13:30 on Mon 16th September at We The Curious. The Future Economy Network will make all reasonable adjustments to accommodate volunteers needs. Please let us know if you have any additional requirements.
We are looking for approximately 20 volunteers for the day. If this would be of interest to you, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a short paragraph (150 words max.) by Weds 11th Sept about why you are interested in the role, what experience you have in events volunteering and if you have a particular preference regarding your volunteer role.
We look forward to working with you!